Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh is in its fourth week now and is still minting money at the box office. It has earned Rs 263.19 crore.
Kiara Advani, Arjan Bajwa, Suresh Oberoi, Kamini Kaushal, Adil Hussain, Nikita Dutta among others play pivotal roles in Kabir Singh.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh posted Kabir Singh’s box office figures on Twitter. He wrote, “#KabirSingh [Week 4] Fri 2.54 cr, Sat 3.75 cr, Sun 4.05 cr, Mon 1.65 cr, Tue 1.60 cr. Total: ₹ 263.19 cr. India biz.
The film, despite its success, has had its share of controversies. The movie has been excoriated by some for romanticising toxic masculinity and sexism. The controversy snowballed when director Sandeep Reddy doubled down on the critics of his movie.
While speaking to Film Companion, he said, “When you question people’s belief system, they get angry. I think that’s what happened. It is not even a healthy criticism. It’s very pseudo. When you are deeply in love, deeply connected with the woman, there is a lot of honesty in it. If you don’t have that physical demonstration, if you don’t have the liberty of slapping each other, then I don’t see anything there.”
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'Brilliant performance by Shahid'
@blinkingstar13 tweeted, "Brilliant performance by Shahid Kapoor #KabirSingh ❤❤❤."
'I started going on this emotional journey with this character Kabir Singh'
Judgementall Hai Kya's Screenwriter Kanika Dhillon shared in a recent interview with Film Companion, "I went into that theatre wanting to hate Kabir Singh, because those red flags had been placed meticulously in my head. I knew that I was not going to like this film. I settled into my seat and I started going on this emotional journey with this character Kabir Singh, slowly I felt that all those red flags were suspended. " She added, "Kabir Singh’s not perfect, he’s really broken, he’s violent, he does things that are socially unacceptable, that’s why he has created a living hell for himself. I don’t see him as a representation of somebody who is living a glorious life."
'My obsession with imperfections continues'
Ekta Kapoor tweeted, "Saw #KabirSingh ! Brash n broken it’s connected with my angst ridden soul ! A part of me has an issue with raw edges of this wrong man ...but another part loves d absolute unabashed attitude n irreverence!at d end ...my obsession with imperfections continues.... @shahidkapoor."
Kabir Singh actor Arjan Bajwa: Sandeep Reddy Vanga is a rockstar
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THIS MAN ..director par excellence who steered the movie #kabirsingh &#arjunreddy .... Sandeep reddy vanga ,u r a rockstar bro! ...thanks for making this film .... . . . . . . . #kabirsingh #filmindustry #celebrity #ambition #mood #motivation #bollywood #teluguindustry #telugucinema #bestdirector #tollywood #bollywoodstylefile #bollywoodmovies #bollywoodactors #celebrity #menshair #mensstyle #mensfashion #thoughtoftheday #thoughts #sunlight #photography #potrait #fitness #cinematography #actorslife #indian #mumbai #instantbollywood #rolex @bling_entertainment
Kabir Singh's UK box office collection
Bollywood Hungama wrote on their Twitter page, "#BoxOffice: #KabirSingh Day 25 (Monday) U.K box office - 3,451 USD [Rs. 2.37 lacs] from 8 screens."
'What a performance by Shahid Kapoor'
Actor Raj Singh Arora tweeted, "#KabirSingh finally saw it & Loved it. YES there are a few objectionable scenes in the film ( the one where he slaps her is way out of line) but it's a well made film with a tight first half & a unique second half I enjoyed it & @shahidkapoor what a performance 5 stars for You."
'Kabir Singh is steady'
Joginder Tuteja tweeted, "#KabirSingh is steady and collects 1.65 CR on it's 4th Monday. Total collections 261.59 CR. All Time Blockbuster."